Dr. Daniel Gubitz, LL.M.

  • Studies at the University of Regensburg (Dr. jur.), the University of Paris X, and Tulane University in New Orleans (LL.M.)
  • Legal clerkship (Referendariat) in Düsseldorf, New York, and Madrid
  • Admission as attorney (Rechtsanwalt) in Germany and as attorney-at-law in the State of New York, Certified specialist for commercial and corporate law
  • Previously, attorney at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy in Munich and Frankfurt am Main

Practice areas

Languages: German, English, Spanish, and French

Selected References

  • IVP on the investment in DeepL
  • Northzone on Holidu's €100m Series E funding round
  • Spanish Teknia Group on acquisition of Forschner Group's precision turned part plant in Germany
  • Razor Group on the acquisition of factory14
  • Luna Innovations on acquisition of LIOS Sensing
  • Sharpist on bei Series A financing
  • Ada Health on Series B extension
  • Liberta Partners on acquisition of e*Message Group in Germany and France
  • Lightspeed on investment in MAYD
  • Ostrom on seed financing round
  • Shareholders of INTENSE AG on the entry of M3 Managing Consulting
  • Razor Group on USD 125m Series B financing  and double-digit number of M&A transactions
  • Thrive Capital on Series C financing of Gorillas
  • Zoom on acquisition of kites
  • Shareholders of verovis GmbH on the merger with valantic
  • Ada Health on USD 90m Series B financing led by Bayer
  • Owners of Bonstato on sale to Thrasio
  • Crusta Nova on participation of an investor group advised by Rigeto
  • Bessemer Venture Partners on EUR 35m Series B financing of cargo.one
  • Razor Group on EUR 25m Series A financing round and Seed financing round, as well as on M&A transactions
  • Owner of Marx-Re Insurance Brokers on sale to PIB Group
  • F4 on Series C investment in PlusDental
  • Investors of LoanLink on merger with Baufi24
  • AUDI among others on joint venture with Capgemini, entry into Formula E, Allianz stake in FC Bayern Munich, and other M&A and venture capital transactions
  • Sharpist on seed financing round led by Vorwerk Ventures, btov and APX
  • Timify on financing rounds with BTH and with a family holding
  • Richina on acquisition of the Coindu Group
  • Burda on the acquisition of the British Immediate Media Group and other M&A transactions
  • Marley Spoon among others on ASX IPO, financing by Union Square Ventures, Woolworths, Western Technology Investment and Media for Equity transaction
  • Lead investors on financing rounds at Sanity Group
  • GFT on the acquisitions of AXOOM and of in-integrierte Informationssysteme
  • Bioworks on the sale of a majority stake to Hassan Allam Holding
  • NGP Capital on Series D financing of eGym and Series B financing of Clue
  • momox founder on the sale of his majority stake to Verdane Capital
  • GetYourGuide on Series C financing round with KKR as lead investor and Series D financing round with Battery Ventures as lead investor
  • Owner of LOVOO on sale to US competitor The Meet Group
  • Delivery Hero on acquisition of pizza.de, further M&A transactions and financing rounds
  • OSRAM on participation in agrilution
  • Book-A-Tiger in equity and venture debt financing
  • Shareholder of Parkpocket on exit to Continental
  • Brille24 on financing rounds
  • Gorlan team on the acquisition of the Tripus Group
  • Grupo Antolín on the acquisition of Magna's interior business
  • Klaus and Thilo Proff on the acquisition of Maximus Film
  • Matchinguu's shareholders on sale to Verve
  • Parkpocket on acquisition of minority stake by GFT
  • Abengoa on the market entry of subsidiaries in Germany and ongoing corporate law
  • venturecapital.de on various investments and exits
  • ProSiebenSat.1 on M&A and venture capital transactions
  • MAN on the sale of Ferrostaal to IPIC and on a joint venture relating to the steel trading business
  • FC Bayern München on participation by AUDI and acquisition of a stake in Allianz Arena Stadion GmbH from TSV 1860 München
  • Advent and Carlyle on the sale of the HT Troplast Group to Arcapita
  • Carlyle on the acquisition of the Primondo Specialty Group (including Baby Walz, Planet Sports)


  • Unternehmensnachfolge in: Groll/Steiner, Praxis-Handbuch Erbrechtsberatung, Verlag Dr. Otto Schmidt KG, 5. Auflage 2019 (together with Kindler)
  • Unternehmenskauf: Einfluss von Liquidationspräferenzen auf die Garantiehaftung, NZG 2018, 370 (together with Hüttinger)
  • Ist der Profifußball in Deutschland illegal?, NZG 2017, 495 (together with Hildebrand)
  • Keine Haftung dissentierender GmbH-Gesellschafter bei Einziehung, NZG 2013, 727 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • OLG Brandenburg, Beschluss vom 12.02.2013, 7 W 72/12 (Zuständigkeit des Geschäftsführers zur Einreichung der Gesellschafterliste bei aufschiebend bedingter Anteilsübertragung), GWR 2013, 162 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • Manager Liability in Germany, Verlag C.H. Beck, 2012 (together with Nikoleyczik and Schult), co-publisher and author
  • Erwerb der Dresdner-Bank durch die Commerzbank – Beteiligungserwerb kein „Holzmüller“-Fall, NZG 2011, 91 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • Erbrecht und Unternehmensnachfolge in: Hausmann/Hohloch, Handbuch des Erbrechts, Erich Schmidt Verlag, 2. edition 2010 (together with Kindler)
  • Erwerb der Dresdner Bank durch die Commerzbank: Ein „Holzmüller“-Fall?, NZG 2010, 539 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • Das Insiderhandelsverbot bei M&A-Transaktionen vor dem Hintergrund der jüngeren Rechtsprechung des EuGH, GWR 2010, 159 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • Der Wettlauf zwischen Erben und Begünstigtem beim Vertrag zugunsten Dritter auf den Todesfall ist vermeidbar!, ZEV 2006, 333
  • Vererben am Nachlass vorbei: Ein Vergleich mit dem Vermögensanfall von Todes wegen, Peter Lang Verlag, 2005


  • Speaker on M&A at Deutsches Anwaltsinstitut e.V. (DAI)
  • Speaker on corporate law and venture capital at C.H. Beck Verlag
  • Lecturer on civil law, trade law, corporate law and employment law at -University Krems, location Memmingen

Dr. Daniel Gubitz, LL.M.

Karlstr. 10
D-80333 Munich

T: +49 89 89 05 89-220
F: +49 89 89 05 89-299
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